Duffield Parish Council

Serving the people of Duffield

Duffield Cemetery Lodge

Clerk: Jane Terry
Cemetery Lodge, Duffield
Cemetery, 43 Hazelwood Road
Duffield, Belper, Derbyshire
DE56 4DQ

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''Spirit of Duffield" photography competition - enter before 28th February

''Spirit of Duffield" photography competition - enter before 28th February

Now's the time to get your entries in to our photography competition - the closing date is 28th February, so you have until Sunday to send us your photographs of Duffield throughout 2020 and 2021. The competition is open to anyone of any age who lives, works or goes to school in Duffield - see the poster to find out more. To enter, visit the website page.

Posted: Wed, 24 Feb 2021 16:43 by Jackie Clements

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Town Street/Ecclesbourne Avenue/Chapel Street parking survey: report published

Town Street/Ecclesbourne Avenue/Chapel Street parking survey: report published

A report has now been produced based on the feedback provided to a parking survey that was distributed directly to households and businesses on Town St, Ecclesbourne Ave and Chapel St in November 2020. There was a strong response of around 42% of the residents and businesses who received a survey. Our thanks to all those who responded. The report will now be presented to Derbyshire County Council to... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 08 Feb 2021 17:37 by Jackie Clements

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Draft Village Action Plan published - read the consultation and have your say in NEW online survey

Draft Village Action Plan published - read the consultation and have your say in NEW online survey

Every five years, Duffield Parish Council prepares a Village Action Plan (VAP). It defines what facilities and other changes residents would like to see in future. It sets the direction for the village and gives everyone the opportunity to comment and provide their input. The last plan was published in 2015 and covered the period 2015 to 2020.

Early in 2020, the Parish Council started the process of... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 08 Feb 2021 16:17 by Jackie Clements

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Duffield Parish Council - office closure

The Parish Council office at Cemetery Lodge is closed over Christmas from Thursday 17th December and will re-open on 5th January 2021.

If your query is urgent, to contact the Clerk call 07719 103015 or email clerk@duffieldparishcouncil.gov.uk

For all Cemetery enquiries, please email assistantclerk@duffieldparishcouncil.gov.uk

Also, please be aware that the Outdoor Management & Development Committee... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 16 Dec 2020 16:13 by Jackie Clements

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Duffield Photography Competition open

Duffield Photography Competition open

Duffield Parish Council is launching a photography competition to showcase "The spirit of Duffield" over the last 12 months.

Open to anyone who lives, works or goes to any of the three schools in the parish of Duffield, we're looking for your photos of Duffield that sum up the year: its people, community, buildings and landmarks, green spaces or natural environment; images that bring to life the community... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 16 Dec 2020 10:55 by Jackie Clements

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Covid-19 Derbyshire Community Updates

Derbyshire County Council have published a guide with useful information for anyone who needs it during the Covid-19 pandemic.

The guide gives info on food banks, money and finance support, welfare and housing, mental health and domestic abuse advice, support for children and young people, and more.

To find the pack see the link below or for local online Covid information, visit Derbyshire County Councils... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 02 Dec 2020 15:17 by Jackie Clements

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'Healthy, Warm & Well' in Derbyshire this winter

'Healthy, Warm & Well' in Derbyshire this winter

With the colder weather approaching, Derbyshire County Council have published a booklet to give advice and support to anyone who needs it this winter.

The booklet can be found below and includes advice on flu vaccination, home maintenance and insulation, money saving and fuel cost support, suggestions for practical help and useful contact numbers.

In addition, the 'Winter Pressure Single Contact Point'... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 02 Dec 2020 14:39 by Jackie Clements

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Diary dates for 2020/2021

Diary dates for 2020/2021

Despite many events being cancelled in 2020, the Duffield Community Association and the Parish Council are working hard in the hope that normal service can be resumed in 2021 and the village can enjoy a year with more than its usual share of fun activities! Here are some upcoming dates for your diary:

From the DCA: Duffield Christmas Trees and Lights are planned to go up on Sat 5th Dec, Covid permitting,... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 26 Nov 2020 12:14 by Jackie Clements

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"Why are you littering?" ask posters at Eyes Meadow/Gray Rec

"Why are you littering?" ask posters at Eyes Meadow/Gray Rec

Posters have been displayed at Eyes Meadow and at Gray Recreation Ground in Duffield asking the question "Why are YOU littering?"

We know that the majority of Eyes Meadow and Gray Rec users take their litter home or use the bins, but here's hoping the posters might remind the few that don't, to be considerate and not leave their litter for others to deal with.

As always, we would like to thank those... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 26 Nov 2020 11:34 by Jackie Clements

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Duffield Library 'Book and Borrow' service - information for residents

Duffield Library 'Book and Borrow' service - information for residents

Duffield Library is currently open on a 'Book & Borrow' basis in line with current government restrictions.

The library is currently open during its regular hours, except for closing at 5pm on Wednesdays.

All books and other items currently on loan will be automatically renewed until 11 January 2021 and will not incur any overdue charges.

To use Book & Borrow, you will be asked to:

Posted: Tue, 17 Nov 2020 14:41 by Jackie Clements

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